“Kuperliskis” - Encyclopedia of Jewish
Communities in Lithuania
(Kupreliškis, Lithuania)

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Translation of the “Kuperliskis” chapter from
Pinkas Hakehillot Lita

Written by Dov Levin

Published by Yad Vashem

Published in Jerusalem, 1996



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In Yiddish, Kuperlishock

Written by Josef Rosin

Translated by Shimon Joffe

A village in the Vabalninkas county, in the Birzai district. In the period of Lithuanian independence, it had 350 inhabitants, among them some Jews. 13 voters participated in the elections to the 19th Zionist Congress, all voting for the Eretz-Yisrael labor list. The fate of the Jews, after the German invasion in June 1941, was that of the other Jews in the neighborhood.

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